|Title||A Fairy Tale ABC (pp. [11-12]) |
|Author||Ellett, Richard |
|Publisher||Dean's Rag Book Company, Ltd.|
|Publisher Location||England--London |
|Publication Date||c. 1912-1956? |
|Notes||Printed in color on cloth and sewn at the spine.|
Each letter illustrates a character from a fairy tale.
These pages depict S for Sinbad, "the stout hearted sailor"; T for Tom Thimble, "the bold little Tailor"; U for Undine, "who lived under the water"; and V for Vizier, "who wed a King's daughter."
|Contextual Notes||Dean's Rag Book Company, Ltd. was founded in Fleet Street in London in 1903 by Henry Samuel Dean to launch his children's rag book idea.|
In 1912, Richard Ellett joined Dean's Rag Book Company as company secretary and later became chief designer. Sylvia Wilgoss replaced Ellett as chief designer in 1956.
|Digital Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection |
|Digital ID Number||CHL0836 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection. PE1155 E454 1921 |
|Physical Description|| p.: illustrated; 28 x 19.5 cm. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original book at 400-600 dpi in TIFF format using a ScanMaker 6800, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm's software JPEG2000 Extension. 2008. |
|Exhibit Checklist||Exhibit Checklist B.11 |